Press Release
Further education News Press release

Universities and colleges unite to fight Brexit

Colleges, universities, trade unions and the Scottish Government have agreed a united approach to protect Scotland from the worst effects

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Further education

Pay deal for Scotland’s college support staff

Thousands of support workers across Scotland’s 26 colleges will benefit from a new pay deal struck by UNISON, Unite and

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Press Release
Further education Press release

Major £14M pay deal for college support staff

Consultative ballots by UNISON, UNITE and GMB have seen a major £14 million pay and conditions deal secured for 5,670 full

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Press Release
Health and Safety News Press release

UNISON – Scottish government must act as public service workers face more than 40,000 violent incidents every year

Public services union UNISON has called for action from the Scottish Government to “end the aggro” faced by council and

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Responses

New College Lanarkshire

UNISON Scotland and UNITE have submitted joint evidence to the Public Audit and Post Legislative Scrutiny Committee regarding the audit

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Further education

FE Alert newsletter May 2018

– Pay claim 2018 – Terms and conditions for support staff 2018 – A return to the Workhouses or Family

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Press Release
Further education News Press release

UNISON calls on Scotland’s largest college to pay workers the Real Living Wage

The City of Glasgow College is to investigate moving the statue of Emily Pankhurst in London to the gates of

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Further education

FE Alert newsletter Jan 2018

– Pay claim 2018 – Job evaluation – Shirley-Anne Somerville, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science, will meet a

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Further education

FE Alert newsletter Nov 2017

– Pay claim 2018 – Trade union seats on college boards – National bargaining terms and conditions for support staff

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Briefings

e-brief Education Reform

The Scottish government has launched a consultation on the next stage of their programme of education reform. The proposals have

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